WePresent file_transfer.cgi Remote Command Execution

critical Nessus Plugin ID 124367


The remote router is affected by a remote command execution vulnerability.


The remote device is affected by a remote command execution vulnerability due to improper sanitization of user-supplied input passed via /cgi-bin/file_transfer.cgi. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted URL, to execute arbitrary commands on the device.
Note that Nessus has detected this vulnerability by reading the contents of file /proc/cpuinfo.


Contact the manufacturer for a firmware update.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 124367

File Name: barco_wepresent_rce.nbin

Version: 1.46

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 4/30/2019

Updated: 5/20/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-3929


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/30/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/30/2019

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 5/6/2022

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Barco WePresent file_transfer.cgi Command Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3929